VIA Rail

Canada

VIA 6442 roster photo
Roster by: R.Craig Photo by: Pierre Ozorak
Reporting Mark: VIA Revised: 9 February 2017

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Special Event & Commemorative Paint Schemes

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#916 - 150th Anniversary

Geoff Elliott photo

#6454 - 150th Anniversary

Tim Hayman photo

VIA Rail is helping celebrate Canada's 150th Anniversary, during 2017, with special events, cross-country trips, and 22 custom "wrapped" locomotives

6400 - Diet Pepsi

Pierre Ozorak photo

6403 - CBC

Pierre Ozorak photo

6408 - Spiderman2

Pierre POzorak photo

6408 - Coors Light

Pierre Ozorak photo

6411 - Operation Life Saver

Pierre Ozorak photo

6413 - Spiderman

Pierre Ozorak photo

6414 - Loto Quebec

Pierre Ozorak photo

6424 - Kool Aid

Pierre Ozorak photo

6429 - Home Hardware

Pierre Ozorak photo

6429 - Telus

Pierre Ozorak photo

6445 - Coors Light

Geoff Elliott photo

6445 - Grey Cup 100

Geoff Elliott photo

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Model (& Bldr) Road No. Serial Nmbr Bldr Date Notes
SW1000 (EMD) 201 & 202 32385, 32396 11/66 Shop switchers; ex-Inland Steel 115 & 116
203 & 204 32587, 32586 11/66, 2/67 Shop switchers; ex-Inland Steel 117 & 118
P42DC (GE) 900-903 53216-53219 10/01 -
904-914 53220-53230 11/01 -
911-920 53231-53226 12/01 -
RDC (Budd) 6130 & 6133 6223, 6317 9/55, 7/56 #6130 is an RDC1 on lease from Farm Rail, ex-CP 9057; #6133 is out of service, ex-Dominion Atlantic 9058
6135 & 6148 -- -- #6135 & 6148 are RDC1s; ex-CP 9072 & 9114
6202 & 6205 -- -- #6202 & 6205 are RDC2s; e-CN D202 & D205
6250 -- -- #6250 is a RDC4; ex-CN D151
FP9Au (GMDD) 6300 A1196 3/57 Donated to museum; ex-CN 6524
6301 (GMDD) -- -- Retired
F40PH-2 (GMDD) 6400-6406 A4597-4603 11/86 #6403 re-#d to 6459
6407-6415 A4604-4612 12/86 #6408 was painted in "Silver Bullet Express" promotion scheme, and 6414 was painted "Loto Quebec" scheme
6416-6419 A4613-4616 1/87 --
6420-6425 A4695-4700 7/87 --
6426-6430 A4701-4704 8/87 #6430 retired
6431-6444 A4832-4844 4/89 --
6445-6458 A4845-4859 5/89 #6447 & 6450 retired
6459 -- -- Re-#d from 6403
The following locos rebuilt into F40PH-3s: 6400, 6402, 6404, 6410, 6414, 6421, 6424 & 6438
LRC (MLW/BBD) 6900-6920 M6110-01 to 21 8/83-6/82 All retired; #6900-20 were MLW LRC2s
6921-6930 M6125-01 to 10 6/83, 2-9/84 All retired; #6921-30 were BBD LRC3s

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Source: Canadian Railway Observation (E-zine); Canadian Trackside Guide 2005 - (published by the Bytown Railway Society) -is a comprehensive look at railfanning in Canada today and yesterday.

Updates provided by: Simon Belanger, Ken Borg, Ian Deck, Tristan Garrett, Tom Keeping, Jim Koglin, Jeff Mast, Lance Myers, Pierre Ozorak, Ray Sabo, Michael Schattl, and Mark Rushton with revisions. Dave Garon and Larry Russell via Loconotes.

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